With reproductions of 114 of the woodcuts from the 1495 ed. of Epistole et Evangelii et lectioni volgari in lingua toscana, recut by Bruno Bramanti from the original designs of Bartolomeo di Giovanni ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Jesus Christ, Bible
"Contents ... originally appeared, in slightly different form, in the New Yorker"--Title page verso favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Gambling, Poker, Gamblers, Gamblers, Gambling, Poker
"When a stranger knocks on his door and promises to lead him to hidden treasure, twelve-year-old Rudi is skeptical. And he's even more suspicious when the stranger proclaims that the jewels belonged to the legendary Hansel, Sure, Rudi's heard stories: the witch, the oven, the sister named Gretel. But he never full believed they were real. Until now-- Life has been unkind to Rudi, and to Lucie and Elsebeth, the two little girls he looks after. So when this stranger announces he needs Rudi's... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Juvenile Fiction, Missing children, Fairy Tales & Folklore - Single Title, Children's...
When Wendy Everly was six-years-old, her mother was convinced she was a monster and tried to kill her. It isn't until eleven years later that Wendy finds out her mother might've been telling the truth. With the help of Finn Holmes, Wendy finds herself in a world she never knew existed - and it's one she's not sure if she wants to be a part of. favorite ( 2 reviews )
Trixie suspects someone of trying to sabotage the pet show that she and the Bob-Whites are staging in order to raise money to feed the starving game-birds favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Belden, Trixie (Fictitious character), Mystery and detective stories, Pet shows
When the Aldens go to the Pickering Natural History Museum to assist with the opening of a dinosaur exhibit, their work is hampered by a series of mysterious happenings favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Museums, Brothers and sisters, Orphans, Mystery and detective stories
Describes how to draw characters from familiar fairy tales in four or five easy steps. Includes brief retellings of the stories favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Drawing, Fairy tales, Drawing, Fairy tales, Folklore